|1498 ~ Amblyptilia punctidactyla|
Resident. Widely distributed over much of the British Isles.
Found at several sites in the northern half of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 18-23mm.
time & Voltinity
Wherever foodplant is found.
A wide range of herbaceous plants.
Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva feed on flowers and unripe seeds. Pupates on the host plant.
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Photo by MDH, 18th Sept 2009, Llanfyllin
Photo by MDH, 2nd July 2011, Llanymynech Rocks